List Archive: gentoo-security
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Cameron Blackwood wrote:
> Huh? Have I just foolishly assumed that emerge world checks all packages?
> Is there some 'better' way to list all packages that need updates
> both security and normal (and I missed it)?
> I thought it might just have been me (running ppc64), but I notice my
> friends intel box has exactly the same problem, right down to the same
> version of dhcpcd.
> Ok, I just checked the security handbook and it only mentions
> glsa-check. Ok, its probably my bad... but shouldnt emerge world
> merge security updates too?
"world" is only the contents of /var/lib/portage/world and their (deep
if using --deep) dependencies. Integration of glsa-check in the form of
"emerge --security" or some such is planned. An "all" target is also
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